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1. The Theory of Everything (2014)

PG-13 | 123 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

7.8
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72 Metascore

A look at the relationship between the famous physicist Stephen Hawking and his wife.

Writers: Anthony McCarten, Jane Hawking | Director: James Marsh | Stars: Eddie Redmayne, Felicity Jones, Tom Prior, Sophie Perry

Votes: 151,155

2. The Book Thief (2013)

PG-13 | 131 min | Drama, War

7.6
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53 Metascore

While subjected to the horrors of World War II Germany, young Liesel finds solace by stealing books and sharing them with others. In the basement of her home, a Jewish refugee is being sheltered by her adoptive parents.

Writers: Markus Zusak, Michael Petroni | Director: Brian Percival | Stars: Sophie Nélisse, Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Ben Schnetzer

Votes: 79,777

3. Anna Karenina (I) (2012)

R | 129 min | Drama, Romance

6.6
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63 Metascore

In late-19th-century Russian high society, St. Petersburg aristocrat Anna Karenina enters into a life-changing affair with the dashing Count Alexei Vronsky.

Writers: Tom Stoppard, Leo Tolstoy | Director: Joe Wright | Stars: Keira Knightley, Jude Law, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Matthew Macfadyen

Votes: 59,431

4. Everest (2015)

PG-13 | 150 min | Adventure, Drama, Thriller | Completed

A climbing expedition on Mt. Everest is devastated by a severe snow storm.

Writers: Simon Beaufoy, Lem Dobbs, Justin Isbell, Mark Medoff, William Nicholson | Director: Baltasar Kormákur | Stars: Robin Wright, Jake Gyllenhaal, Keira Knightley, Clive Standen

5. Red Dragon (2002)

R | 124 min | Crime, Thriller

7.2
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60 Metascore

A retired FBI agent with psychological gifts is assigned to help track down "The Tooth Fairy", a mysterious serial killer; aiding him is imprisoned criminal genius Hannibal "The Cannibal" Lecter.

Writers: Thomas Harris, Ted Tally | Director: Brett Ratner | Stars: Anthony Hopkins, Edward Norton, Ralph Fiennes, Harvey Keitel

Votes: 186,219

6. Belle (2013)

PG | 104 min | Drama

7.4
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64 Metascore

The mixed race daughter of a Royal Navy Admiral is raised by her aristocratic great-uncle in 18th century England.

Writer: Misan Sagay | Director: Amma Asante | Stars: Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Matthew Goode, Emily Watson, Miranda Richardson

Votes: 12,730

7. Little Boy (2015)

PG-13 | Comedy, Drama, War

An eight-year-old boy is willing to do whatever it takes to end World War II so he can bring his father home. The story reveals the indescribable love a father has for his little boy and the love a son has for his father.

Writers: Alejandro Monteverde, Pepe Portillo | Director: Alejandro Monteverde | Stars: Kevin James, Emily Watson, Ted Levine, Ben Chaplin

8. Testament of Youth (2014)

PG-13 | 129 min | Biography, Drama, History

7.2
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75 Metascore

A British woman recalls coming of age during World War I.

Writers: Vera Brittain, Juliette Towhidi | Director: James Kent | Stars: Colin Morgan, Georgina Bennett, Emily Bevan, Anna Chancellor

Votes: 631

9. Equilibrium (2002)

R | 107 min | Action, Drama, Sci-Fi

7.6
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33 Metascore

In a Fascist future where all forms of feeling are illegal, a man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.

Writer: Kurt Wimmer | Director: Kurt Wimmer | Stars: Christian Bale, Sean Bean, Emily Watson, Taye Diggs

Votes: 236,376

10. War Horse (2011)

PG-13 | 146 min | Drama, War

7.2
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72 Metascore

Young Albert enlists to serve in World War I after his beloved horse is sold to the cavalry. Albert's hopeful journey takes him out of England and to the front lines as the war rages on.

Writers: Lee Hall, Richard Curtis, Michael Morpurgo, Nick Stafford | Director: Steven Spielberg | Stars: Jeremy Irvine, Emily Watson, David Thewlis, Benedict Cumberbatch

Votes: 102,987

11. Angela's Ashes (1999)

R | 145 min | Drama

7.3
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54 Metascore

Based on the best selling autobiography by Irish expat Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes follows the experiences of young Frankie and his family as they try against all odds to escape the ... See full summary »

Writers: Frank McCourt, Laura Jones, Alan Parker | Director: Alan Parker | Stars: Emily Watson, Robert Carlyle, Joe Breen, Ciaran Owens

Votes: 15,755

12. Punch-Drunk Love (2002)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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78 Metascore

A psychologically troubled novelty supplier is nudged towards a romance with an English woman, all the while being extorted by a phone-sex line run by a crooked mattress salesman, and purchasing stunning amounts of pudding.

Writer: Paul Thomas Anderson | Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Adam Sandler, Emily Watson, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Jason Andrews

Votes: 96,857

13. Corpse Bride (2005)

PG | 77 min | Animation, Fantasy, Musical

7.4
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83 Metascore

When a shy groom practices his wedding vows in the inadvertent presence of a deceased young woman, she rises from the grave assuming he has married her.

Writers: Tim Burton, Carlos Grangel, John August, Caroline Thompson, Pamela Pettler | Directors: Tim Burton, Mike Johnson | Stars: Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Emily Watson, Tracey Ullman

Votes: 162,068

14. The Water Horse (2007)

PG | 112 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.5
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71 Metascore

A lonely boy discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Scottish legend.

Writers: Robert Nelson Jacobs, Dick King-Smith | Director: Jay Russell | Stars: Emily Watson, David Morrissey, Alex Etel, Bruce Allpress

Votes: 28,766

15. Gosford Park (2001)

R | 137 min | Drama, Mystery

7.3
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90 Metascore

The lives of upstairs guest and downstairs servants at a party in 1932 in a country house in England as they investigate a murder involving one of them.

Writers: Robert Altman, Julian Fellowes, Bob Balaban | Director: Robert Altman | Stars: Maggie Smith, Ryan Phillippe, Michael Gambon, Kristin Scott Thomas

Votes: 60,771

16. Synecdoche, New York (2008)

R | 124 min | Drama

7.4
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67 Metascore

A theatre director struggles with his work, and the women in his life, as he creates a life-size replica of New York City inside a warehouse as part of his new play.

Writer: Charlie Kaufman | Director: Charlie Kaufman | Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Samantha Morton, Michelle Williams, Catherine Keener

Votes: 46,139

17. The Boxer (1997)

R | 113 min | Drama, Romance, Sport

7.1
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75 Metascore

Young Danny Flynn is released from prison after 14 years after "taking the rap" for the IRA and tries to rebuild his life in his old Belfast neighborhood.

Writers: Jim Sheridan, Terry George | Director: Jim Sheridan | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Daragh Donnelly, Frank Coughlan, Sean Kearns

Votes: 12,690

18. Breaking the Waves (1996)

R | 159 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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76 Metascore

Oilman Jan is paralyzed in an accident. His wife, who prayed for his return, feels guilty; even more, when Jan urges her to have sex with another.

Writers: Lars von Trier, Peter Asmussen | Director: Lars von Trier | Stars: Emily Watson, Stellan Skarsgård, Katrin Cartlidge, Jean-Marc Barr

Votes: 43,729

19. Cemetery Junction (2010)

R | 95 min | Comedy, Drama

6.9
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A 1970s-set comedy centered on three young working class friends in a dreary suburb of Reading.

Writers: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant | Directors: Ricky Gervais, Stephen Merchant | Stars: Christian Cooke, Felicity Jones, Tom Hughes, Jack Doolan

Votes: 16,355

20. The Proposition (2005)

R | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Western

7.5
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73 Metascore

A lawman apprehends a notorious outlaw and gives him nine days to kill his older brother, or else they'll execute his younger brother.

Writer: Nick Cave | Director: John Hillcoat | Stars: Ray Winstone, Guy Pearce, Emily Watson, Richard Wilson

Votes: 40,272

21. Some Girl(s) (2013)

Not Rated | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

4.6
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48 Metascore

On the eve of his wedding, a successful writer travels across the country to meet up with ex-lovers in an attempt to make amends for past relationship transgressions.

Writer: Neil LaBute | Director: Daisy von Scherler Mayer | Stars: Adam Brody, Kristen Bell, Zoe Kazan, Mía Maestro

Votes: 2,480

22. A Royal Night Out (2015)

97 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller | Post-production

On V.E. Day in 1945, as peace extends across Europe, Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret are allowed out to join the celebrations. It is a night full of excitement, danger and the first flutters of romance.

Writers: Trevor De Silva, Kevin Hood | Director: Julian Jarrold | Stars: Sarah Gadon, Jack Reynor, Emily Watson, Rupert Everett

23. Miss Potter (2006)

PG | 92 min | Biography, Drama

7.0
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57 Metascore

The story of Beatrix Potter, the author of the beloved and best-selling children's book, "The Tale of Peter Rabbit", and her struggle for love, happiness and success.

Writer: Richard Maltby Jr. | Director: Chris Noonan | Stars: Renée Zellweger, Ewan McGregor, Emily Watson, Barbara Flynn

Votes: 22,092

24. Late Show with David Letterman (1993– )

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active

6.9
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The Late Show with David Letterman is an hour-long weeknight comedy and talk-show broadcast by CBS from the Ed Sullivan Theater on Broadway in New York City.

Stars: David Letterman, Paul Shaffer, Alan Kalter, Biff Henderson

Votes: 8,671

25. The Secret Life of Marilyn Monroe (2015 TV Mini-Series)

Biography | Active

Explores the late star's family life and how she succeeded in hiding from an all-too-invasive world.

Stars: Eva Amurri Martino, Embeth Davidtz, Kelli Garner, Giacomo Gianniotti

26. Fireflies in the Garden (2008)

R | 120 min | Drama

6.6
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34 Metascore

The Taylor family is devastated by an accident that takes place on the day their matriarch is due to graduate from college -- decades after leaving to raise her children.

Writers: Robert Frost, Dennis Lee | Director: Dennis Lee | Stars: Ryan Reynolds, Willem Dafoe, Emily Watson, Carrie-Anne Moss

Votes: 9,673

27. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005– )

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active

8.3
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Making a satire out of the entire Late Night Show concept Scotsman Craig Ferguson hosts his show with a robot skeleton and a "horse" as his sidekicks. The show features the stereotypical parts of a Late Show, but all in their own, raw way.

Stars: Craig Ferguson, Shadoe Stevens, Josh Robert Thompson, Joseph Bolter

Votes: 7,729

28. The Life and Death of Peter Sellers (2004)

Not Rated | 122 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

7.0
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The feature adaptation of Roger Lewis' book about the actor best remembered as Inspector Clouseau in the Pink Panther movies.

Writers: Roger Lewis, Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely | Director: Stephen Hopkins | Stars: Geoffrey Rush, Charlize Theron, Emily Watson, John Lithgow

Votes: 12,301

29. The Happy Prince (2015)

110 min | Comedy, Drama, History | Filming

The Happy Prince is the untold story of the last days in the tragic times of Oscar Wilde. A person who observes his own failure with ironic distance and regards the car crash of his life with detachment and humor.

Writer: Rupert Everett | Director: Rupert Everett | Stars: Colin Firth, Hugh Dancy, Emily Watson, Rupert Everett

30. The Politician's Husband (2013 TV Mini-Series)

180 min | Drama

7.1
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Political drama series about a marriage between two politicians, and what happens when the wife's career starts to overshadow her husband's.

Stars: David Tennant, Emily Watson, Roger Allam, June Bailey

Votes: 843

31. Cradle Will Rock (1999)

R | 132 min | Drama

6.9
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64 Metascore

A true story of politics and art in the 1930s U.S., focusing on a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.

Writer: Tim Robbins | Director: Tim Robbins | Stars: Hank Azaria, Rubén Blades, Joan Cusack, John Cusack

Votes: 7,775

32. Oranges and Sunshine (2010)

R | 105 min | Drama, History

7.1
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60 Metascore

Set in 1980s Nottingham, social worker Margaret Humphreys holds the British government accountable for child migration schemes and reunites the children involved -- now adults living mostly in Australia -- with their parents in Britain.

Writers: Rona Munro, Margaret Humphreys | Director: Jim Loach | Stars: Emily Watson, Aisling Loftus, Stuart Wolfenden, Lorraine Ashbourne

Votes: 3,225

33. The Memory Keeper's Daughter (2008 TV Movie)

90 min | Drama

6.6
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A father separates his son from his twin sister at birth to prevent him and the mother from knowing she was born with Down syndrome. Based on the novel by Kim Edwards.

Writers: John Pielmeier, Kim Edwards | Director: Mick Jackson | Stars: Emily Watson, Dermot Mulroney, Hugh Thompson, Krystal Hope Nausbaum

Votes: 2,104

34. Made in Hollywood (2005– )

60 min | Talk-Show

5.3
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Creator: Cleveland O'Neal III | Stars: Kylie Erica Mar, Julie L. Harkness, Rahsan-Rahsan Lindsay, Patrick Stinson

Votes: 156

35. Cold Souls (2009)

PG-13 | 101 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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69 Metascore

Paul is an actor who feels bogged down by his participation in a production of Chekov's play, Vanya.

Writer: Sophie Barthes | Director: Sophie Barthes | Stars: Paul Giamatti, Emily Watson, Dina Korzun, Armand Schultz

Votes: 8,081

36. Appropriate Adult (2011 TV Mini-Series)

180 min | Drama

7.6
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Dramatisation of the case of serial killers Fred and Rose West, focusing on the way in which they were brought to justice.

Stars: Emily Watson, Dominic West, Robert Glenister, Sylvestra Le Touzel

Votes: 1,547

37. Hilary and Jackie (1998)

R | 121 min | Biography, Drama, Music

7.3
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78 Metascore

The tragic story of world renowned classic cellist Jacqueline du Pré, as told from the point of view of her sister, flautist Hilary du Pré-Finzi.

Writers: Hilary du Pré, Piers du Pré, Frank Cottrell Boyce | Director: Anand Tucker | Stars: Emily Watson, Rachel Griffiths, James Frain, David Morrissey

Votes: 8,186

38. The Secret Evidence

Drama | Announced

A human rights lawyer is hired to help a young British couple.

Writers: Arthur Harrison, Nicholas Racz | Director: Nicholas Racz | Stars: Lily Collins, Saoirse Ronan, Ben Kingsley, Emily Watson

39. The Dresser (2015 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama | Post-production

A drama, based on a successful play, about an ageing actor and his personal assistant.

Writer: Ronald Harwood | Director: Richard Eyre | Stars: Ian McKellen, Anthony Hopkins, Emily Watson, Vanessa Kirby

40. Molly Moon: The Incredible Hypnotist (2015)

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An orphan who practices hypnosis faces off against a bank robber who wants her book on the art form.

Writers: Tom Butterworth, Georgia Byng, Chris Hurford | Director: Christopher N. Rowley | Stars: Emily Watson, Dominic Monaghan, Joan Collins, Ben Miller

41. Crusade in Jeans (2006)

PG | 125 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.1
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After using his mother's newly built time machine, Dolf gets stuck involuntary in the year 1212. He ends up in a children's crusade where he confronts his new friends with modern techniques... See full summary »

Writers: Bill Haney, Jean-Claude Van Rijckeghem, Chris Craps, Thea Beckman | Director: Ben Sombogaart | Stars: Johnny Flynn, Stephanie Leonidas, Emily Watson, Michael Culkin

Votes: 2,815

42. Metroland (1997)

R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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53 Metascore

The sudden reappearance of his best friend Toni, after ten years absence, causes Chris to remember his past, to question some of his lifestyle decisions and to re-evaluate his life and marriage to Marion.

Writers: Julian Barnes, Adrian Hodges | Director: Philip Saville | Stars: Christian Bale, Lee Ross, Emily Watson, Elsa Zylberstein

Votes: 2,705

43. Wah-Wah (2005)

R | 120 min | Drama

6.9
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61 Metascore

Set at the end of the '60s, as Swaziland is about to receive independence from Great Britain, the film follows the young Ralph Compton, at 12, through his parents' traumatic separation, ... See full summary »

Writer: Richard E. Grant | Director: Richard E. Grant | Stars: Nicholas Hoult, Miranda Richardson, Emily Watson, Gabriel Byrne

Votes: 2,604

44. HBO First Look (1992– )

13 min | Documentary

6.3
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Behind-the-scenes look at upcoming feature films, featuring interview commentary with their casts and crews.

Stars: Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Will Smith, Matt Damon

Votes: 282

45. 33 Liberty Lane

Comedy | Announced

A story of four women who join forces to start a phone-sex company.

Writer: Stephen Ayres | Director: Peter Hewitt | Stars: Emily Watson, Sandra Oh, Melora Hardin, Nia Vardalos

46. Within the Whirlwind (2009)

90 min | Biography, Drama

6.5
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During Stalin's reign of terror, Evgenia Ginzburg, a literature professor, was sent to 10 years hard labor in a gulag in Siberia. Having lost everything, and no longer wishing to live, she meets the camp doctor and begins to come back to life.

Writers: Nancy Larson, Eugenia Ginzburg | Director: Marleen Gorris | Stars: Emily Watson, Pam Ferris, Ian Hart, Ben Miller

Votes: 351

47. Separate Lies (2005)

R | 85 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

6.5
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71 Metascore

A couple's marriage is complicated by the introduction of a third party.

Writers: Nigel Balchin, Julian Fellowes | Director: Julian Fellowes | Stars: Tom Wilkinson, Emily Watson, Hermione Norris, John Warnaby

Votes: 3,480

48. The Luzhin Defence (2000)

PG-13 | 109 min | Drama, Romance

7.0
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64 Metascore

Two worlds collide when an eccentric genius falls in love with a strong-willed society beauty.

Writers: Vladimir Nabokov, Peter Berry | Director: Marleen Gorris | Stars: John Turturro, Emily Watson, Geraldine James, Stuart Wilson

Votes: 3,650

49. The Poisoners

Comedy | Announced

During World War I, a group of women who are left behind in an English farming community become romantically involved with several German prisoners of war.

Writer: Paul Billing | Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Lena Headey, Abbie Cornish, Anna Friel, Emily Watson

50. Trixie (2000)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

5.0
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26 Metascore

An eccentric, unconventional woman whose naive aspirations to rise from her job as a security guard to full-fledged private eye lead her into a tangled PL: mess.

Writers: Alan Rudolph, John Binder | Director: Alan Rudolph | Stars: Emily Watson, Dermot Mulroney, Nick Nolte, Nathan Lane

Votes: 1,239